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Alozia
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Postby Alozia » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:47 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:I probably just did something inexplicably horrible and vile that will cause me to become more hated than Satan himself by saying I see myself as a Tea Party Republican.

The Tea Party Republicans are the neoliberal (sometimes socially liberal) free marketers, right?

Only if their son is gay.

Also, I'm pretty sure that people right of centre are in majority here. And even then people left of center are all libs, except for me the true leftist.
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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:47 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:I probably just did something inexplicably horrible and vile that will cause me to become more hated than Satan himself by saying I see myself as a Tea Party Republican.

The Tea Party Republicans are the neoliberal (sometimes socially liberal) free marketers, right?


Tea Party is just conservative straight up. Sometimes with a bit of a libertarian streak but pretty consistently socially conservative. But yeah, very free market+anti tax/anti debt
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Postby Meelducan » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:47 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:I probably just did something inexplicably horrible and vile that will cause me to become more hated than Satan himself by saying I see myself as a Tea Party Republican.

The Tea Party Republicans are the neoliberal (sometimes socially liberal) free marketers, right?

I don’t think I’ve ever seen a socially liberal tea party member.

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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:48 pm

Alozia wrote:
The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:I probably just did something inexplicably horrible and vile that will cause me to become more hated than Satan himself by saying I see myself as a Tea Party Republican.

The Tea Party Republicans are the neoliberal (sometimes socially liberal) free marketers, right?

Only if their son is gay.

Also, I'm pretty sure that people right of centre are in majority here. And even then people left of center are all libs, except for me the true leftist.


Seems like generally not quite rockefeller lean but fiscal con, social center lib vibe

Which probably not coincidentally ended up being the big thing in the house
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Postby Meelducan » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:50 pm

Sarah Palin pre-tea party was a lot cooler.
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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:51 pm

Uttland wrote:
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Reed is too environmentally friendly

Gun control could work too, but I would need to be far better versed on the topic irl so Rhodes doesn’t collapse into flames.

Or universal healthcare could work, but I feel a lot of candidates will be doing that or a public option.


Gun control is Jared's thing
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Postby Puertollano » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:52 pm

Mike Gravel has reached the 65k unique donor mark to be on the July debates.
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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:53 pm

Puertollano wrote:Mike Gravel has reached the 65k unique donor mark to be on the July debates.


Bullock still has the tiebreaker and Steyer might pass him up too, he needs dropouts
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The World Capitalist Confederation
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Postby The World Capitalist Confederation » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:54 pm

Alozia wrote:
The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:I probably just did something inexplicably horrible and vile that will cause me to become more hated than Satan himself by saying I see myself as a Tea Party Republican.

The Tea Party Republicans are the neoliberal (sometimes socially liberal) free marketers, right?

Only if their son is gay.

Also, I'm pretty sure that people right of centre are in majority here. And even then people left of center are all libs, except for me the true leftist.

Once I return to Taylor, I'll show you what leftist looks like.

Meelducan wrote:He probably wouldn't get an endorsement from Weight Watchers.

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Postby Puertollano » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:54 pm

Tallahassee News Station wrote:
Puertollano wrote:Mike Gravel has reached the 65k unique donor mark to be on the July debates.


Bullock still has the tiebreaker and Steyer might pass him up too, he needs dropouts


Or if he gets 1% in two more polls.
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Postby The World Capitalist Confederation » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:55 pm

What's a "WHIP"?

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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:55 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:What's a "WHIP"?


A long angry string
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Alozia
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Postby Alozia » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:55 pm

We need more Posadist representation in the House.
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Postby Alozia » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:56 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:What's a "WHIP"?

Basically a bill that would legalise flogging.
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Postby Puertollano » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:56 pm

The whole qualifications benchmark are rigged against candidates who pollsters won't even include.

For example, Hickenlooper only has 17k unique donors, but has no trouble in qualifying for the debates because he is in every poll.
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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:57 pm

Ooh
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Postby Alozia » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:58 pm

Puertollano wrote:The whole qualifications benchmark are rigged against candidates who pollsters won't even include.

For example, Hickenlooper only has 17k unique donors, but has no trouble in qualifying for the debates because he is in every poll.

Just limit the debates to the top 4.

Beyond them no one is running for real anyway.
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Alozia
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Postby Alozia » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:58 pm

Big yikes.
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Postby The World Capitalist Confederation » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:59 pm

Tallahassee News Station wrote:Ooh
Alozia wrote:Big yikes.

What stupid thing did I do now?

Meelducan wrote:He probably wouldn't get an endorsement from Weight Watchers.

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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:00 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:
Tallahassee News Station wrote:Ooh
Alozia wrote:Big yikes.

What stupid thing did I do now?


Nothing real bad. WHIP+SNIP were basically going tough on crime to the extreme on rapists specifically. Spicy was super hard on rape w/policy
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The World Capitalist Confederation
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Postby The World Capitalist Confederation » Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:01 pm

Tallahassee News Station wrote:
The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:What stupid thing did I do now?


Nothing real bad. WHIP+SNIP were basically going tough on crime to the extreme on rapists specifically. Spicy was super hard on rape w/policy

Yeah, I have twelve week abortion so I think we're fine on that front.

What are PRISM and MASKS?

Meelducan wrote:He probably wouldn't get an endorsement from Weight Watchers.

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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:01 pm

Alozia wrote:
Puertollano wrote:The whole qualifications benchmark are rigged against candidates who pollsters won't even include.

For example, Hickenlooper only has 17k unique donors, but has no trouble in qualifying for the debates because he is in every poll.

Just limit the debates to the top 4.

Beyond them no one is running for real anyway.


Williamson+Yang+de Blasio+Swalwell
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Postby Tallahassee News Station » Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:02 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:
Tallahassee News Station wrote:
Nothing real bad. WHIP+SNIP were basically going tough on crime to the extreme on rapists specifically. Spicy was super hard on rape w/policy

Yeah, I have twelve week abortion so I think we're fine on that front.

What are PRISM and MASKS?


I feel pretty confident that those haven't been laid out in Congress yet, might be remembering wrong. But they're both from her
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Corrupt Dictatorship

Postby Sanabel » Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:03 pm

The World Capitalist Confederation wrote:I probably just did something inexplicably horrible and vile that will cause me to become more hated than Satan himself by saying I see myself as a Tea Party Republican.

The Tea Party Republicans are the neoliberal (sometimes socially liberal) free marketers, right?

Tea Partiers are a separate group from neolibs.

They are socially conservative types, that are often not aligned to business and financial interests.
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Postby Vaquas » Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:04 pm

Tallahassee News Station wrote:
Alozia wrote:Just limit the debates to the top 4.

Beyond them no one is running for real anyway.


Williamson+Yang+de Blasio+Swalwell


Swalwell is gone already
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